Applications are encouraged from NT-wide community initiatives to raise awareness, address stigma, and strengthen and up skill community members in recognising and understanding the signs and symptoms and support for suicidal behaviours.
The opportunity to apply for a one-off grant is available to community members and non government organisations from June 3 2019.
The grant will provide between $500 and $10,000 towards delivering important localised suicide prevention projects across the Territory, raising awareness to prevent suicide.
To be successful, activities are to be in line with the Northern Territory Suicide Prevention Strategic Framework’s goals of:
- Building inclusive communities and strengthening community resilience
- Addressing stigma and discrimination
- Raising awareness of effective suicide prevention practices
Existing grant recipients from 2018-19 are also encouraged to apply. For further information.